Three new roles of the new Data Ecosystem

16882051749_95cf86b9b7_mThe new data ecosystem driven by the arrival of big data will require 3 archetypical roles to provide services. Here are some professions that represent illustrative examples of each of the 3 main categories.

Deep Analytical Talent

• Technically savvy, with strong analytical skills

• Combination of skills to handle raw data, unstructured data and complex analytical techniques at massive scales

• Needs access to magnetic, analytic sandbox

Examples of professions: Data Scientists, Statisticians, Economists, Mathematicians

Data Savvy Professionals

Examples of professions: Financial Analysts, Market Research Analysts, Life Scientists, Operations Managers, Business and Functional Managers

Technology & Data Enablers

Examples of professions: Computer programmers, database administrators, computer system analysts